Jerome John Garcia- aka Jerry Garcia of The Grateful Dead born 70 years ago today. He was looked at by most as the leader of The Grateful Dead. A great […]
MTV came on the air at midnight August 1st- the first song ever “Video Killed The Radio Star” by The Buggles. MTV was fine until the late 1980’s when they […]
J.K. Rowling author of the seven “Harry Potter” Books turns 47 today. I read the first book in the series. Mrs. Postcard has read them all and is a […]
The Kinks greatest song and easily one of my top ten favourite songs ever-by anyone! The Kinks I think are the most underrated band of the 60’s-70’s era. link […]
The great American documentarian Ken Burns is 59 today. Burns is without doubt the most famous documentary maker in the world. His most noted and best work was “The Civil […]
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/sport/olympics/9341231/London-2012-Olympics-the-full-musical-playlist-for-the-Olympic-opening-ceremony.html Some great music played last night, here is a list of all that was played. I think I will make a playlist of these songs on my Ipod.
The great Dutch post-impressionist painter Vincent Van Gogh shot himself on this day in 1890. He would die 2 days later. According to his brother Theo, Vincent’s last words […]